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USPSTF Begins New Review for Colorectal Cancer Screening

The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued a draft research plan for colorectal cancer screening on January 3, consisting of a proposed analytic framework, key questions, study approach, ... read more

USPSTF Issues New Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines

The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF ... colorectal cancer (CRC). A systematic review found that screening can be of “substantial net benefit.” CRC remains the second leading cause of cancer ... read more

USPSTF: Screen Adults Ages 50-75 for Colorectal Cancer

"The task force strongly recommends screening adults ages 50-75 for colorectal cancer, as it reduces the risk ... in consultation with their clinician," said former USPSTF member Douglas Owens, M.D., ... read more

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USPSTF colorectal cancer screening guidelines challenged

“We are surprised by the latest update of the recommendations for colorectal cancer screening from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF),” Michael Bretthauer ... evidence for effectiveness ... read more


USPSTF Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines: An Extended Look at Multi-Year Interval Testing

Objectives: The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF ... colorectal-cancer screening. N Engl J Med. 2014;370(14):1287-1297. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1311194. 6. Lin JS, Piper MA, Perdue LA et al. ... read more

Begin Colorectal Cancer Screening at Age 45, Says ACS

New ... USPSTF and interim executive vice president and provost at the University of Iowa, in Iowa City, explained that their 2016 recommendation was based on a review of the available evidence ... read more

Lung Cancer Screening: Is Calling it a 'Flop' Akin to Fake News?

This in comparison to screening for colorectal ... for lung cancer screening based on age, pack years, and smoking history based on USPSTF criteria," Poulos and colleagues said. "NLP results were ... read more

American Cancer Society recommends earlier colorectal cancer screening

The new ACS guideline here ... recommends screening from the age of 50. USPSTF’s 2016 recommendation was based on a review of the available evidence on benefits and harms of colorectal cancer ... read more

New study examines effectiveness of colorectal cancer screening tests

New ... to screening colonoscopy provided high adherence to these screening tests." In July 2002, the USPSTF concluded that there was enough evidence to recommend strongly that all average risk adults ... read more

USPSTF Updates Prostate Cancer Screening Recommendations

The new statement emphasizes shared decision-making on screening for men aged 55 to 69 years who are at average risk for prostate cancer. The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF ... benefit from ... read more

Noninvasive DNA Test for Colorectal Cancer Gets FDA Thumbs-up

Now, family physicians and other clinicians have a singular new ... the USPSTF currently is reviewing its colorectal cancer screening recommendations; evaluation of fecal DNA screening was ... read more

New Digital Tool to Compare Insurance Coverage for Cancer Screening Tests

The Prevent Cancer Foundation has developed a digital tool that can compare coverage of screening tests for breast, cervical, colorectal, lung, and prostate cancers across health insurance plans ... read more



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